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Time After Time (Eva Cassidy) – Guitar Lesson

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This is the full fingerstyle guitar lesson for Eva Cassidy’s version Time After Time, which was the title track from her 2000 album that was released 4 years after her death.

Originally sung and co-written by Cyndi Lauper, in 1984 this song became her first number 1 hit in the USA. The song is about challenges in a romantic relationship and the unconditional love of a partner, although the title actually came from a science fiction film of the same name!

Alright, let’s start learning how to play Time After Time!

Learn To Play Time After Time

Time After Time (Performance)

As you learn to play this fingerstyle arrangement of Time After Time, be sure to frequently return to the performance as a good reference point and guide.


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Time After Time Guitar Lesson

OK, let’s get going. If you’re around the intermediate mark then this is going to be a great song for you to learn to play. The chords are relatively easy, allowing you to focus more on your picking hand.

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Time After Time (Part 2)

Hopefully you were OK with the first tutorial. Now let’s jump in to the bridge and the chorus.

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Time After Time (Part 3)

There’s just the outro to learn now. If you were fine with the other parts then this shouldn’t be too much bother for you either.

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